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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki by plane, car ferry, train, bus, ferry or car

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Fly to Helsinki  •  2h 31m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Helsinki (HEL) BER - HEL

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Fly to Tallinn, car ferry  •  4h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Tallinn (TLL) BER - TLL
  2. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

Train, bus, car ferry  •  27h 53m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

Bus, car ferry  •  29h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Tallinn Bus Station 14
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

Train, ferry  •  34h 17m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Take the ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  3. Take the train from Turku Satama to Helsinki 972 / ...

Train, car ferry  •  38h 55m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation Snälltåget
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

Drive  •  24h 55m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki 2077.8 km
Germany → Finland
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International entry into Finland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Finland from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • COVID-19 test 3 days after arrival
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 3 days after arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Finland

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Finland from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Helsinki is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Helsinki is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Helsinki is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Finland.

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Last updated: 22 Nov 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki is to fly which costs €35 - €150 and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki is to fly which costs €35 - €150 and takes 2h 31m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Helsinki is 1115 km. The road distance is 2077.8 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 27h 53m and costs €120 - €230.

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It takes approximately 2h 31m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). It is currently 1:47 PM in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and 2:47 PM in Helsinki.

Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki is 2078 km. It takes approximately 24h 55m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki.

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easyJet, Air Baltic, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 1115.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 31m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Helsinki 5 times a day.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €450
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €290
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €700
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €210
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€24 - €110
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
17h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw to Tallinn, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Schedules at
ecolines.net
1188 Latvia
Phone
+371 80 001 188
Email
info@1188.lv
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Berlin Zob to Riga
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Schedules at
1188 Latvia
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €19
Schedules at
1188 Latvia
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €90
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€24 - €75
Inside cabin
€55 - €75
Outside cabin
€65 - €90
Deluxe/Suite
€50 - €75
Passenger
€20 - €25
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€323
Website
St Peters Line
Car
€90
Passenger
€323

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